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Category: Youth

California Children With Limited English Can’t Get Mental Healthcare

Troubling data has emerged showing a massive deficit in services provided to California children in need of mental health care, in particular children from homes with limited English proficiency.
categories HealthYouth

LA Youth Fast for Central American Youth — 'We Are Just Like Those Kids’

Young people in Los Angeles say they can related to the children who are coming to the United States to flee violence back home.
categories PoliticsYouth

Good Schools Equal Better Health for Low-income Teens

For disadvantaged teens getting into good schools could mean more than a leg-up in academics: it could open the door to better health.
categories EducationHealthYouth

What Does the Affordable Care Act Mean for Back-to-School?

All insurance plans are required to cover recommended vaccinations at no additional cost.
categories EducationFamily/Inter-generational NewsHealthYouth

Clear Skies and Lemonade Stands: Summer in Alhambra

Alhambra Source readers sent us fun and artsy photos of summertime in Alhambra. Send photos of your favorite summer moments to editor@alhambrasource.org!
categories Arts & CultureFamily/Inter-generational NewsNeighborhoodsYouth

Online Program Widens Access to UC for High School Students

The UC Scout online learning program is designed to open college-prep courses to high school students who otherwise lack access through their individual schools.
categories EducationYouth

What Do Alhambrans Eat on the Fourth of July?

Young people from Alhambra share family recipes and traditions, such as a golden-brown fried tilapia, a freshly cut cactus paddle salad, and a sushi-flavored homemade chunky salsa!
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsFoodYouth

Flagging Kids In Early Grades as "At Risk" — Does It Help or Harm?

Long before students have even entered ninth grade, teachers are looking at data to determine which kids are most likely to drop out.
categories EducationYouth

Nonprofit Geared Toward Empowering Asian Americans Kicks Off Leadership Academy

Participants in the Center for Asian Americans United for Self Empowerment's 2014 Leadership Academy will intern for a politician and learn civic engagement practices.
categories EducationPoliticsYouth

New Grads Step Into a World of Debt

Outstanding student debt across the United States has reached $1.2 trillion, increasing at a faster rate than mortgages and auto loans.
categories EconomyEducationYouth
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